Blog - 5G

December 7, 2016 / 5G, Standards / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
While the 5G story is still being written, the requirements to deliver that story are well-known and seem to point towards the collaboration of multiple standards bodies. The challenging requirements also prove a need to look beyond the “traditional” mobile standards leaders of Third-Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) and Global System for Mobile communication (GSM). In a recent NetworkWorld article, InterDigital’s Alan Carlton explains why the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) will be key for standardizing... Read More
September 29, 2016 / IoT, 5G, oneTRANSPORT, oneMPOWER, wot.io / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
InterDigital is delighted to announce that is has been shortlisted for two upcoming awards - the Global Telecoms Awards (also known as the Glotels), and the World Communication Awards (WCA). In the Glotels, InterDigital has been shortlisted alongside Nokia, Openmarket, Truphone and Türk Telekom in the ‘Harnessing the IoT opportunity’ category for its contributions to the oneTRANSPORT initiative. InterDigital also made the shortlist for the WCAs ‘Smart Cities Award’, also for its work related to oneTRANSPORT, with... Read More
August 30, 2016 / IoT, Web, 5G / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
You are probably all too familiar with typing in keywords or phrases into a Web search engine to find sites related to the content you want to discover. But in the connected world of the future, how is it going to work when your fridge needs to do a search for something?   In a recent NetworkWorld article, InterDigital Europe’s Alan Carlton poses this question and discusses the need for a new method to search the... Read More
August 15, 2016 / mmW, densification, 5G / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
In millimeter-wave deployments, densification is a necessity, not an option, for a number of reasons. Recently, Senza Fili Consulting analyst Monica Paolini sat down with InterDigital’s Alpaslan Demir to discuss the role of densification in millimeter-wave bands.   Alpaslan is a part of the team at InterDigital working on the next-generation millimeter-wave network that is addressing challenging problems in densification. He stated in the interview that, “the beauty of these frequencies is that the new bandwidth... Read More
July 21, 2016 / 5G, Next Gen Networks, ICN, SDN, IP / Posted By: Kelly Capizzi
Last month, 5G World 2016 brought together a number of telecom industry leading companies, including InterDigital, to demonstrate their latest work in making 5G a reality and enabling services to run over it. On the floor of the show, 5G World TV caught up with InterDigital Europe’s Dirk Trossen on the latest innovations and 5G insight from the company.   In the video, InterDigital Europe’s Dirk Trossen demonstrates and explains our Next Generation Networks platform,... Read More